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Feminists should hate hypersexualization

In the United States, it’s not difficult to find examples of sex used in advertising. In fact, it would be easier to build a...

Who does Trump’s brand of social media work for?

President Donald Trump tweeted a freshly edited video clip July 2 depicting him body slamming a person with a CNN logo over their face...

Modern feminism is hurting women

Feminism was once an ideology which stood for women having the same rights and opportunities as men. However, feminism has become propaganda pushed by...

Old Glory ablaze: flag burning remains an illogical form of dissent

In the spirit of Independence Day, I thought about all the U.S. flags that have been burned since our recent presidential election and before,...

Dane Powell is a hero

On Jan. 20, thousands of protesters from across the country descended upon Washington D.C. to protest the inauguration of proto-fascist Donald Trump. Several hundred of...

Letter to the Editor: I am a racist.

By Jason Johnson I am a racist.  I do not mean to be, I just am.  I do not overtly hate anyone.  I do not...

Dear San Marcos, mermaids are not a pressing issue

In the last few years, San Marcos has become inundated with mermaid imagery. From murals to parades, to sculptures, the rebranding of our city...

The Grenfell Tower tragedy is a case of political murder

The latest tragedy to befall the United Kingdom, a country that has had a grip on headlines in the last year, concerns a fire...

Happy Birthday, Ida B Wells: How the erasure of black women activists will doom...

Ida B. Wells is an American icon, journalistic pioneer and one of the most effective radical leaders of the civil rights movements of the...

Black Panther fights crime and white supremacy

Back before Antifa was punching Nazis in the name of Captain America, T’Challa debuted in 1966 to wage his own war on white supremacy,...